Memoir (and) Prize for Nonfiction:
$500 Prize and
publication in our Fall Issue.
Reading period: August 1 through October 31, 2007
Submit 10,000 words or fewer by email or snail mail: only one submission per person.
Submit a $10 entry fee by check or money order.
Submissions received without the $10 entry fee will be considered for
publication but not entered in the contest.
We do not accept previously published submissions; we do accept simultaneous submissions.
We purchase one-time rights and pay with copies.
Pages have a way of becoming separated from each other like lively children. Yet we donít think the writerís name should be evident to our judges while reading.
Therefore please use the following format:
- On the cover page: your name and contact information, and the entryís
- On every page: the entryís title.
- All pages numbered and double-spaced.
Be sure to include a self-addressed, stamped envelope if you want us to write back to you via snail mail about your submission.
Manuscripts will not be returned.
Entries must be postmarked between August 1 and October 31, 2007.
Send email entry to: submissions( Send email entr Send email entry to: submit
Attachments are okay. Pasting your submission into the body of your email is also okay.
Send snail mail entry to: Memoir Journal, P.O. Box 1398, Sausalito CA
We read every submission from beginning to end, and respond within
approximately twelve weeks.
The Northwest Cultural Council's Annual International Juried Exhibition
Juror: Paulette Roeske
$300 first place
$100 second place
$75 third place
4 honorable mentions